Winter Preparedness Rule

On November 10, 2021, ERCOT held a workshop on Generation Entity Winter Weather Preparedness.  At this workshop, ERCOT provided an explanation of its approach to implementing the Public Utility Commission’s Winter Emergency Preparedness Rule,[1] which was issued in August 2021 in response to legislative directives contained in Texas Senate Bill 3 (“SB 3”).  The new rule aims to ensure that the electric industry is prepared to provide continuous reliable electric service throughout this upcoming winter season and to comply with the statutory deadline for the adoption of weather emergency preparedness reliability standards set forth in SB 3.
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